Fri, 16 Sep 2016

7 things you didn’t know about CERN and the strange world of particle physics

How much CERN costs to run measured in cappucinos, and other facts you might have missed...

Tue, 30 Aug 2016

Belle II super-B factory experiment takes shape at KEK

The super-B factory under construction at Japan’s KEK laboratory seeks to reveal new weak interactions in the flavour sector and discover new strongly interacting particles, describe Tom Browder, Toru Iijima, Katsunobu Oide and Phillip Urquijo.

Thu, 26 May 2016

The Large Hadron Collider Is Coming To Sydney (Sort Of)

As a part of the 2016 Sydney Science Festival the The Museum of Applied Arts and Sciences (MAAS) is “transporting” the world’s greatest science experiment, the Large Hadron Collider (LHC), to the Powerhouse Museum in an Australian first exhibition.

Wed, 23 Dec 2015

CERN’s next director-general on the LHC and her hopes for international particle physics

Fabiola Gianotti talks to Nature ahead of taking the helm at Europe's particle-physics laboratory on 1 January.

Fri, 4 Sep 2015

ATLAS and CMS shed light on Higgs properties

By combining their analyses of data collected in 2011 and 2012, ATLAS and CMS draw the sharpest picture yet of this novel boson.

Thu, 27 Aug 2015

Eureka Prize winners announced

...climate change * 3M Eureka Prize for Emerging Leader in Science - Phillip Urquijo, University of Melbourne, for recognition of his leadership on...

Wed, 3 Jun 2015

Large Hadron Collider is cranking up again: prepare to have your mind blown

...scientists are cranking up the proton beams to energy levels 162 per cent higher than when the Higgs boson was found.

Wed, 13 May 2015

Budget 2015: Funding secured for Grampians' Peak Trail tourist development, Stawell dark matter lab

Funding secured for Grampians' Peak Trail tourist development, Stawell dark matter lab The Federal Government has announced two big projects...

Wed, 25 Feb 2015

The LHC is back and it's ready to probe the limits of matter

...the Future Fellowship scheme. He is affiliated with the ARC Centre of Excellence for Particle Physics and the Terascale and is the recipient...

Mon, 16 Feb 2015

Stawell particle physics lab a step closer after State Government's $1.75m commitment

...t think we understand how big it could be yet, he said. The Centre of Excellence for Particle Physics has got a 10-year plan and within that...